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Address: Sibiu, Romania
Description: Big Square is Sibiu’s historical centre, where there are important...
Big Square is Sibiu’s historical centre, where there are important historical monuments, many of which are part of the UNESCO patrimony.
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This square reminded me of tales and Disney films. The windows in the roofs made the houses look as if they had eyes. Beautiful to walk, sit on a bench eating delicious Romanian... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
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75 reviews 75 reviews
24 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

This square reminded me of tales and Disney films. The windows in the roofs made the houses look as if they had eyes. Beautiful to walk, sit on a bench eating delicious Romanian pastry, take pictures, etc.

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Arad, Romania
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79 reviews 79 reviews
35 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

Whenever you see Sibiu on Tv or in other types of media this is the place they advertise mos and after being there you find out why. It is a definite landmark for this city and what a wonderful place it truly is. A great wide space wide space with a great selection of cafes and restaurants or just a... More 

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Sofia, Grad Sofiya, Bulgaria
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Very charming in the evening...clean...the only negative is people smoke in the restaurants in Romania and it might be hard to find a place with a good separation between smokers/non-smokers.

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Bucharest, Romania
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

I am not sure what to first mention: the old house that circle this square, the children chasing pigeons, the stone pavement, the sun... Not only the Big Square but also the Small Square, the old houses, museums, churches... everything about Sibiu makes it my favorite town in Romania so far.

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NSW AUSTRALIA
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317 reviews 317 reviews
135 attraction reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We probably did not experience the square in the best weather, it was wet and cold. However we were still impressed with its size and the amazing architecture of the surrounding buildings. Would be absolutely delightful on a warm sunny day.

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London, United Kingdom
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79 reviews 79 reviews
37 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Large, cobbled, pastel coloured buildings around the edge, fountain and benches, this is a good example of an old European square.

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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

There's lots of little shops all around the square. You see people coming and going all the time. You can just sit, relax, and enjoy watching the day to day life. There's benches around the fountains to sit at.

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Toronto, Canada
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68 reviews 68 reviews
30 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Whatever you do in this city, make sure you spend most of your time in this charming square. Formed by the tightly aligned like small palaces buildings, a combination of cultural destinations and commercial places, this relatively vast square, brings to mind similar old European plazas. The Brukenthal Museum is a landmark, the art gallery shops sell quality souvenirs, the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

A very nice and big square with nice surroundings. A lot of benches allow for a short rest and to enjoy the atmosphere of this landmark. Especially, when some children make a flock of pigeons go wild. ;-)

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romania
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132 reviews 132 reviews
25 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Many bars, restaurants and small hotels, the City Hall is also there Specially a summer location to seat outside and have a coffee or a meal.

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